iwconfig trouble

Derek Chan dwc+hostap at OCF.Berkeley.EDU
Thu Dec 2 12:24:01 EST 2004

On Thu, Dec 02, 2004 at 06:00:25PM +0100, capacity77 at wrote:
> my Compaq WL100 is not an usb device is a wireless lan pcmcia card (based
> on Intersil Prism chipset). But you surprised me cos when I installed the
> linux-wlan-ng driver, in the modules.conf there's something that reminds
> an usb device rather than a wireless card!
> Anyway
> lsmod says:
> Module                  Size  Used by    Not tainted
> prism2_cs              98420   0
> p80211                 37348   0  [prism2_cs]

Unload the linux-wlan-ng drivers before you load the hostap drivers.
You can't use both at once.

 - Derek

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